Importing/Copying grading schemes from one course to another

Modified on: Fri, Jul 13, 2018 at 11:12 AM


  1. Go to the Canvas course in which you want to import the new grading scheme.
  2. Click on Settings in the course navigation menu.
  3. Click on Import Course Content, located on the right side of the page.
  4. Under Content Type, select Copy a Canvas Course (See, Fig. 1).
  5. Choose from the dropdown the course from which you want to copy the grading scheme.
  6. Next to Content, choose Select specific content.
  7. Click Import.Fig. 1, Importing Content into a Canvas Course
  8. Click the blue Select Content button.
  9. Click the checkbox next to Course Settings (See, Fig. 2).Fig. 2, Course Settings

  10. Click the Select Content button (again), located at the bottom right of the screen. 
  11. Once the copy is completed, a green Completed button appears, and the grading schemes will be copied.

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